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Into the Home Stretch: Applying What We’ve Learned

After more than a year of intensive community collaboration, we’re ready to test ideas to include in the City of Decatur’s Strategic Plan for the coming decade. Want a quick review of the goals and timeline of the whole process? Check out this overview. Here’s the latest update: On...

Next Up, Let’s Talk Housing: Decatur 202 Session set for Thursday, Dec. 10

The second of four Decatur 202 Zoom discussions — this time on housing affordability — is scheduled for 4-6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 10.  Make sure you’re plugged into the conversation by registering here. The presentation and discussion format for the two-hour housing session is...

A Vision Coming Into Focus: Decatur 202 sessions set to dig deeper

Take a bow, Decatur.  Despite the challenges of a global pandemic and the limitations on in-person meetings that the crisis requires, hundreds of residents have kept the conversation going, setting the stage for the next phase of our Strategic Plan process. Here’s where we are in that...

The Community Conversation Continues: Welcome to the Virtual Forums

Let’s keep the discussion going. As the stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic persist, Decatur’s Destination: 2030 strategic planning process remains committed to capturing the full range of ideas and opinions held by Decatur residents.  That’s why we’re rolling out the Strategic...

Roundtables Wrapped: Let’s review what we learned

It may seem like another era when we all gathered — IN PERSON! — for a boisterous kick-off of the Citizen Roundtables conversations back in January. The global pandemic intruded, forcing restrictions on how many people could physically gather in close proximity. But the work-around...